Make Your Grandkids Summer Unforgettable at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
Be transported to the wonderful world of Clifford in the new exhibit Adventures with the Big Red Dog, Explore the enchanting travels of Dora the Explorer and her animal-rescuing cousin Diego, dig into Dinolabs and Dinodig, check out live science & technology demonstrations daily in Innovation Studios and leap into the 21st century at the Noble Planetarium!
Where: The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth
When: Monday-Saturday: 10am-5pm, Sunday: Noon-5pm
Cost: Admission varies with exhibits, visit website for details
New Songs and Additional Music and Lyrics by Anthony Drewe and George Stiles,
Co-Created by Cameron Mackintosh
Everyone’s favorite practically perfect nanny, Mary Poppins, takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure. Jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduce us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic and common sense, she teaches the family how to value each other again. Mary Poppins takes the children on many magical and memorable adventures, but Jane and Michael aren’t the only ones fall under her charming spell. Even grown-ups can learn a lesson or two from the nanny who advises, “Anything can happen if you let it.”
Where: Artisan Center Theater
444 East Pipeline Road, Hurst.
When: 7:30pm, Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri., and Sat., Matinees – Saturdays, 3:00pm beginning June 24. Tues., Interpretation for the hearing impaired, Tues., June 20, 7:30pm.
Reserved Seating Tickets: Adults, $24, Students and Senior’s, $22, Children 12 and under, $12.
Mon.-Thurs. Ticket Cost: Adults, $22, Children 12 and under, $10
Web: www.ArtisanCT.com – Tickets can be purchased online.
Learn and Play at “Grapevine Rails: Rolling Through Time”
Celebrate Grapevine’s railroad past, present and future at the new “Grapevine Rails: Rolling Through Time” exhibit in Grapevine’s Tower Gallery. Share this exciting exhibit with your grandkids and learn the fascinating ways the railroad impacted the growth of Grapevine from a farming community in the 1840s to the world-class destination it is today, as well as the continuing evolution of transportation with TEXRail.
Where: Tower Gallery
636 S. Main St. Grapevine
When: Through September 17, Mon.-Fri., 8am–5pm, Sat. 10am–6:30pm and Sun., noon–5 p.m.
Cost: FREE Admission and FREE Parking
Extra: Get your souvenir ticket stamped at the exhibit, Settlement to City Museums and two participating merchants and receive a special prize.
Things are happening in Grapevine! Glimmer and Shimmer at Friday Night Fireworks
Enjoy a free 11-minute show reflecting over Lake Grapevine every Friday night through Labor Day. Download the music to accompany the fireworks show at website below.
Where: Lake Grapevine
When: Friday nights, July 7, 14, 21 and 28, August 4, 11, 18, 25 and September 1.
Time: Fireworks begin at 9pm
Extra: Additional viewing locations include Grapevine’s lakeside parks.
Parking or entry fees at various viewing locations may apply.